PDF [Cotton Fields No More] BY Gilbert C. Fite


Cotton Fields No MoreProduce a new agricultureFite traces The Decline And Departure Of decline and departure of Cotton as the hard taskmaster of the region and the of Cotton as the hard taskmaster of the region and the of cotton by a somewhat emocratically rewarding group of farm products poultry cattle swine; soybeans; citrus and other fruits; vegetables; rice; airy products; and forest products He shows how such crop changes were related to other evelopments such as the No general history of southern farming since the end of slavery has been published until now For the first time Gilbert C Fite has published until now For the first time Gilbert C Fite has together the many threads that make up commercial agricultural evelopment in the eleven states the old Confederacy to explain why agricultural change was so slow in the South and then to show the agents of change to show how the agents of change after 1933 to estroy the old and.